KING SAUD UNIVERSITY

COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE & PLANNING

DEPARTMENT OF ARCHITECTURE

# ARCH 332

STATICS AND STREGNTH OF MATERIALS

Instructor:

Dr.  Ayman Alkhatib

Text books:

Applied Static and Strength of Materials

By: Leonard Spiegel and George F. Limbrunner

Engineering Mechanics (STATICS)  J.L. Meriam   L.G. Kraige

Quizzes  & Homework  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     20 %

Attendance   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    10 %

2 Midterm Exams . . . . . . . . . .   .  .  .     30 %

Final Exam  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     40 %

TOPICS

1.  Introduction:

Application of Statics

Vector and Scalar Quantities

Review " Newton's Laws of Motion "

2.  Principles of Statics:

Forces, Effect of Forces and Units of Force

Types of Force Systems

Components of a Force

Free-body diagram

3.  Resultant of Coplanar Force Systems:

Resultant of two Concurrent Forces

Resultant of Three of more Concurrent Forces

Moment of a Force

Resultant of Parallel Force System

Couple

Resultant of Non-concurrent Force System

4.  Equilibrium of Coplanar Forces Systems:

Introduction

Conditions of Equilibrium

Equilibrium of Concurrent Force Systems

Equilibrium of Parallel Force Systems

Equilibrium of Non-Concurrent Force Systems

5.  Centroids and Centers of Gravity:

Introduction

Center of Gravity

Centroids and Centroidal axes

6.  Moments of Inertia:

Moment of Inertia

The Transfer of Moment of Inertia Formula

Moment of Inertia of Composite Areas

7.  Stresses and Strains (Axial Force):

Tensile and Compressive Stresses

Shear Stresses

Tensile and Compressive Strain and Deformation

Shear Strain

The Relation between Stress and Strain (Hook's Law)

8.  Shear Forces and Bending Moments in Beams:

Types of Beams and Supports

Types of Loads on Beams and Beam Reactions

Shear Forces and Bending Moments

Shear Diagrams

Moment Diagrams

Shear and Moment Stresses in Structural Members